Pioneering daytime television director Larry Auerbach, who was behind the long-running CBS soap opera “Love of Life,” died on Saturday from complications of glioblastoma in La Jolla, Calif. He was…
Love of Life
In today’s hyper-caffeinated age, precious little lives up to its hype. But the “Breaking Bad” finale — perhaps appropriately — got the chemistry just right. From the first frame to the last on a…
A typically riveting turn by Mathieu Amalric keeps this twisty and increasingly bizarre thriller from going off the rails.
Sarah McCarthy's absorbing documentary focuses on a Middle American couple's adoption of three Russian children.
Mais Darwazah's documentary is a moving, intensely personal essay on her experience as a second-generation Palestinian making her first trip to the homeland.
With its cutesy title, John Carney's "Can a Song Save Your Life?" distracts from the real question looming large over the "Once" director's latest: Can Keira Knightley sing?
A terminally dull piece of faith-based family-values filmmaking designed to appeal strictly to the converted.
Despite an effective Jim Caviezel, this anecdotal drama never rises above the level of lightly likable.
Aviva Jacobs, , who worked as associate director on several soap operas and sitcoms, died July 12 of cancer. She was 60 and lived in Culver City, Calif. Jacobs grew up in Skokie, Ill., devoted to…
LeBron James is arguably the best current basketball player on the planet. And that's a shame, since his career has been emblematic of practically everything that's wrong with the sport, and…
A searingly intimate character study marked by the most explosively graphic lesbian sex scenes in recent memory.